Computer Engineering Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

There are 3 computer engineering schools in Chicago for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the computer engineering academic community in Chicago, and the future trends. Academia in computer engineering includes computer engineering training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering
  • Masters degree in Computer Engineering
  • PhD degree in Computer Engineering


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Computer Engineering Employment

Chicago 12,210
Illinois 30,950

Exactly 1,010 of Illinois' 1,430 computer engineering professionals work in Chicago. There has been a 96% decline in the number of computer engineering professionals in Chicago between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Chicago has increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Computer Engineering employment growth

33,280 38,490 36,240 34,010 1,430
27,420 33,040 29,860 27,050 1,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Computer Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$82,527 $87,360 $90,743 $94,100 $95,270
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Computer Engineering in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

In Chicago, salaries for computer engineering professionals have increased. In 2010 Chicago computer engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $95,270. Four years earlier in 2006, computer engineering professionals in Chicago made an average salary of $82,527 per year. The growth in the salary of computer engineering professionals in Chicago is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Computer engineering professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
$60,390
25th percentile
$71,010
50th percentile
$90,280
75th percentile
$115,600
90th percentile
$143,680

Computer engineering professionals in Chicago earn a median salary of $90,280 per year. The 10% of computer engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $60,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $143,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Computer engineering professionals and related professions in Chicago

Electrical Engineering
$71,380
Engineering
$74,638
Computer Science
$74,937
Software Engineering
$91,270
Computer Engineering
$95,270

Chicago computer engineering professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Computer Engineering schools in Chicago

3

There are 3 accredited computer engineering schools in the city. Many of Chicago's computer engineering professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Computer Engineering Programs Offered In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in computer engineering offered by Chicago's computer engineering schools.

Student Completed Computer Engineering Degrees In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
79
master
14
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total94

Approximately 94 students completed computer engineering courses in 2010.

Computer Engineering Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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